Brian G. Weinshenker, M.D.

  1. Neurologist
  2. Internist



  1. Rochester, Minnesota



Brian G. Weinshenker, M.D., is a neurologist with specialty interest in multiple sclerosis, neuromyelitis optica and other demyelinating diseases of the central nervous system. Additionally, he is an expert in diagnosis and management of acute and chronic diseases of the spinal cord, including acute transverse myelitis, cervical spondylosis and other genetic, vascular and metabolic myelopathies.

  1. Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis
  2. Multiple sclerosis
  3. Neuromyelitis optica
  4. Optic neuritis
  5. Transverse myelitis
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Autoimmune neurology
  • Neuromyelitis optica (Devic's disease)
  • Transverse myelitis
  • Optic neuritis
  • Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis
  1. 1988
    Fellow - Neuroimmunology and Demyelinating DiseasesUniversity of Western Ontario
  2. 1985
    Resident - NeurologyUniversity of Minnesota
  3. 1982
    Resident - Internal MedicineUniversity of Manitoba
  4. 1978
    MDUniversity of Manitoba


  1. 1985
    NeurologyRoyal College of Physicians & Surgeons Canada
  2. 1983
    Internal MedicineRoyal College of Physicians & Surgeons Canada
  3. 1982
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine


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